Special hours are being held today by the Bethel Town Clerk for absentee voting. The ballots are available for residents who will not be able to vote on Thursday in the police station bonding referendum. The hours today for absentee voting is 9am until Noon. The referendum on Thursday is 6am to 8pm. Residents are being asked to consider about $13.5 million to construct a new police station on the corner of Judd Avenue and Dodgingtown Road. Voters rejected a $14.1 million project last December and the plan was slightly scaled back.